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Drachm of Athens with head of Athena, struck under Xenokles and Harmoxenos

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Obverse: Head of Athena to right, with foreparts of four horses on front ridge of helmet, a griffin on the side, border of dots along the edge, and scroll on the back. Helmet has three crests. border of dots. Reverse: Within an olive-wreath, an owl standing to right on an amphora, and Greek...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 109–107 B.C. (?)


Athens, Attica

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1104.


Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.11 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins